Center for Reconciliation

African Great Lakes Inititiative Panel Discussion

Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 12:30pm
0015 Westbrook Building
kdavelaar@div.duke.edu or (919) 660-3594

The Center for Reconciliation at Duke Divinity School will host a panel discussion on the work of the African Great Lakes Initiative (GLI) and its significance for Christians in North America. Panelists will include Dr. Wilfred Mlay, the GLI Ambassador based in Tanzania; Ellen Davis, professor of Bible and practical theology at the Divinity School; and Alex Treyz, a M.Div. student. The panelists all participated in the 2014 GLI Leadership Institute held in Kampala, Uganda in January.

Attendees may bring their lunch. Dessert will be provided.

2014 GLI Leadership Institute

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

The African Great Lakes program saw greater leadership from African partners this year.

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More than 120 African leaders from Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, the Democratic Republic of Congo, and other African countries gathered in Kampala, Uganda, Jan. 12-18, 2014 for the Great Lakes Initiative (GLI) Leadership Institute.

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Duke Summer Institute 2014

Monday, June 2, 2014 - 6:00pm to Saturday, June 7, 2014 - 1:00pm
Duke Divinity School
dolsongetty@div.duke.edu or (919) 660-3593

The Center for Reconciliation at Duke Divinity School will host the Duke Summer Institute 2014, a five-day intensive event to nourish, renew, and deepen the capacities of U.S. and international Christian leaders in the ministry of reconciliation, justice, and peace building.

Participants will experience in-depth teaching, prayer, and worship; share meals; grapple with real-world contexts and challenges; and have an opportunity to reflect on their vocation and ministry in context. 

Registration is required.

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Summer 2014 Teaching Communities Field Ed Info Session

Wednesday, January 22, 2014 - 12:30pm
0013 Westbrook Building
dolsongetty@div.duke.edu or (919) 660-3593

The Center for Reconciliation and the Office of Field Education at Duke Divinity School will host an information session for all Master of Divinity (M.Div.) students interested in learning about Teaching Communities internships for summer 2014.

These internships are based in communities practicing reconciliation across social, ethnic, and economic divides. Students who have participated previously in these placements will be at the meeting to discuss their experiences.

Pizza and beverages will be served.

Mentoring for Ministry: Becoming Reconciled Reconcilers

Thursday, November 21, 2013 - 12:20pm to 1:20pm
0014 Westbrook Building
stilley@div.duke.edu or acase@div.duke.edu

Duke Divinity School's Center for Reconciliation and the Anglican Episcopal House of Studies will hold a workshop entitled "Becoming Reconciled Reconcilers: Pursuing Peace Within and Beyond the Church," with Canon David Porter, director of reconciliation for the Archbishop of Canterbury.  This is part of the Mentoring for Ministry series held on each Thursday of the academic year.

All are welcome.

Couple Finds Strength, Inspiration, and Formation at CFR

Friday, October 18, 2013

Divinity School alumni discovered the importance of seeing and naming brokenness during their time with CFR.

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When Angela and Jeff Nelson entered Duke Divinity School three years ago, they knew they wanted to get involved in the work of the Center for Reconciliation (CFR).

“The Center for Reconciliation showed me that true reconciliation—made possible through the life, death, and resurrection of Christ—is worth pursuing, no matter how difficult the process may be,” Angela said.

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Divinity Staff Teach Pilgrimage at CCDA

Friday, September 27, 2013

Class at Christian Community Development Association national conference explored models of pilgrimages.

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A trio of Duke Divinity staff co-taught a class on the practice of pilgrimage at the 25th Christian Community Development Association (CCDA) conference Sept. 11-14 in New Orleans, La.

Every year CCDA draws diverse clergy, ministry leaders, and students from across the U.S. for several days of intense reflection, learning, and growing together in classes exploring reconciliation and community development.

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AEHS Brown-Bag Seminar: "Talking about Things that Divide Us" with Chris Rice

Tuesday, November 5, 2013 - 12:20pm to 1:20pm
0015 Westbrook Building
stilley@div.duke.edu or (919) 660-3539

The Anglican Episcopal House of Studies at Duke Divinity School will sponsor a brown-bag seminar featuring Chris Rice, director of the Center for Reconciliation at the school. His topic will be "Talking about Things that Divide Us: Lessons from the Center for Reconciliation." 

Center for Reconciliation Information Session with Dean Richard Hays and Director Chris Rice

Tuesday, September 17, 2013 - 12:30pm
0014 Westbrook Building
dolsongetty@div.duke.edu or (919) 660-3593

The Center for Reconciliation at Duke Divinity School will hold an information session about the center for students, faculty and staff. Richard B. Hays, dean of the Divinity School, and Chris Rice, director of the Center for Reconciliation, will give an overview on the center's resources, history, programs, and strategic directions.

A free pizza lunch will be served.

No registration required.

Kate Davelaar Named International Programs Coordinator

Friday, August 30, 2013

Davelaar will work to strengthen partnerships with Christian leaders of ministries of reconciliation throughout the world.

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The Center for Reconciliation has named Kate Davelaar as international programs coordinator.

In this role, Davelaar will work to strengthen partnerships with Christian leaders of ministries of reconciliation throughout the world and do what she has loved the most throughout her professional life—bring people together.

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